Leo Sebastian Tobbe

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Leo Sebastian Tobbe lives in Kentucky and was born in 2006.

  • Leo is a member of two swim teams.
  • In his spare time, he enjoys drawing, climbing trees, and exploring.
  • Tina Fey and Albert Einstein inspire him.

“My ultimate intention is to craft stories that inspire readers to learn more about the people and topics I cover.”

Leo Sebastian Tobbe

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Eyewitness: Coping With the Pandemic in Kentucky

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April 3rd, 2020

A Kid Reporter shares his experiences during the coronavirus pandemic. 

An Orchestra Leader Brings Hope to Louisville

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March 23rd, 2020

Teddy Abrams, the youngest director of a major orchestra in the United States, talks about pursuing one’s passion and maintaining our shared humanity in tough times. 

A Political Cartoonist Takes on Election 2020

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February 19th, 2020

Marc Murphy, an editorial cartoonist for the Courier-Journal in Louisville, Kentucky, talks about the power of images. 

Eye on the Election

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February 3rd, 2020

With the primary season underway, political scientist and presidential scholar Barbara Perry shares her insights into the process. 

The Ali Center Honors Michael J. Fox

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December 13th, 2019

Michael J. Fox and other humanitarians were honored at the Center’s annual awards ceremony in Louisville, Kentucky.

The Greatest Show—and Tell—on Earth

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November 19th, 2019

Makers gather in Louisville, Kentucky, to celebrate innovation, creativity, and curiosity.

On the Campaign Trail With Mayor Pete

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October 30th, 2019

Our Kid Reporter covers a campaign event for Democratic candidate Pete Buttigieg in Louisville, Kentucky. 

Batter Up in Louisville

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August 22nd, 2019

Our Kid Reporter gets batting tips at the Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory. 

Go Climb (and Plant) a Tree

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August 13th, 2019

Even if you live in an urban area, trees provide tremendous benefits. Find out how one Midwestern city is trying to expand its tree canopy. 

Remembering the Heroes

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July 29th, 2019

After years of legislative inaction, a new bill ensures long-term funding for the health-care costs of 9/11 first responders.